Tuesday, September 29, 2020

NYAFF Poster featuring image from South African film Love the One you Love.

Film Festival in NYC says ‘Hello Africa’!

In celebration of the 22nd New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) an exciting line-up of over 25 films from more than 15 countries from...

China Bans Ivory Carving Imports for a Year

Initial reports that China had banned ivory imports for a year got a severe dousing later today after it was clarified that this ban...
Sanwild Rhino Sanctuary strap

SanWild Rhino Sanctuary to Launch Straps in bid to Save Rhinos....

The SanWild Rhino Sanctuary will soon be launching some really cool straps that people can buy to wear...and in so doing support the protection...
Part of SANBI Kirstenbosch RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015 exhibit. © Kay Montgomery

South Africa Wins Silver at Famous Flower Show…with a Little Global...

Against all odds, the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI-Kirstenbosch) was yesterday awarded a Silver Gilt at the Chelsea Flower Show for what is...
Oscar Pistorius in court today, Monday 12 May 2014

Breaking News: Court to Apply for Psychiatric Evaluation of Oscar Pistorius

Advocate Gerrie Nel told the court he would tomorrow apply for Oscar to be referred for 30-days’ mental observation. This twist came after defence advocate...
Cricket SA

SA Cricket Team launches #ProteaFire Campaign Tonight

The #ProteaFire campaign was launched tonight with a moving TV commercial that's guaranteed to give goosebumps to most South African cricket fans. (See below.) After the...
sapeople - rob bentley everest avalanche

Avalanche Videos from South African Rob Bentley

Check out these two videos from Mount Everest, uploaded  today from South African team base camp manager Rob Bentley. One of the videos captures the avalanche...

Video Shows Sasco members at DUT interrupt lectures for strike

A video published today appears to show Sasco / SRC members interrupting lectures at Durban University of Technology (DUT) to encourage students to join...
South Africa vs Australia cricket test series

Aussie Captain Praises Proteas Ahead of Opening Test

Australia's captain Michael Clarke heaped praise on the Proteas during a press briefing ahead of today's Opening Test at Super Sport Park in Centurion,...
Yolande Korkie

South African Hostage Pierre Korkie was due to be Released Today

South African hostage Pierre Korkie, who was tragically killed in Yemen this weekend, was due to have been released today in time to spend...